Valley Forge

Gardening tools, seeds and soil on wooden table - stock photo
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Mark Abrams
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Master gardeners are descending on King of Prussia for an international conference beginning Monday. Erin Kinley, a Penn State Extension master gardener from Collegeville, is among the coordinators for the weeklong International Master Gardener Conference . "...
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Close up and details of playing musicians, instruments in a marching, show band or music band
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Jim Melwert
April 22, 2019 - 1:33 pm
WAYNE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A lawsuit has been filed against Valley Forge Military Academy alleging the prep school in Radnor Township “enabled a culture of abuse” among its students. The lawsuit, filed in Philadelphia, claims Valley Forge Military Academy did not take steps to protect a student...
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Controlled burn in Valley Forge National Park
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Mark Abrams
April 02, 2019 - 10:04 am
VALLEY FORGE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — If you see smoke coming from the fields at Valley Forge National Historical Park on Tuesday, don't be alarmed. Park managers are the ones setting those fires. Fire management crews from the National Park Service are in the area Tuesday and Wednesday to start and...
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In this Feb. 28, 2019 photo, fossilized dinosaur footprints are shown on a paving stone at the Valley Forge National Historical Park in Valley Forge, Pa.
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March 06, 2019 - 10:48 am
By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press VALLEY FORGE, Pa. (AP) — The national park on the site where George Washington and the struggling Continental Army endured a tough winter during the American Revolution boasts a new feature that's a couple of hundred million years old — dozens of fossilized...
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Tony Romeo
December 19, 2018 - 4:10 pm
HARRISBBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- All four of the operating casinos in the Philadelphia region now have the OK for sports betting after regulators approved a sports book for the Valley Forge Casino. The Gaming Control Board approved a sports betting certificate for Valley Forge, but its oddsmaker...
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Cabins at Valley Forge National Park
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Kim Glovas
September 24, 2018 - 1:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Funding for national parks such as Independence Historic Park, Valley Forge and Gettysburg will end Sept. 30. Advocates are urging residents to call their Congress members to authorize funds to keep parks open. The Land and Water Conservation Fund was created in 1965...
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Kim Glovas
April 10, 2018 - 11:49 pm
VALLEY FORGE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Motorists who travel on Route 23 near Valley Forge National Historical Park may be seeing some smoke in the area over the next couple days. The national park will be burning 150 acres to reduce invasive plants that are pushing out native varieties. Jonathan...
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